gastroenterology
Cancer

How to have a conversation about IBD treatment and the ‘C’ word

It’s possible to have a conversation with patients about the risk of cancer with IBD treatments without scaring them away from adhering to therapy, the ECCO 2019 meeting was told. Dr Arie Levine, a paediatric gastroenterologist at Tel Aviv University, Israel, said even the mention of cancer could cast a dark cloud over the consultation, particularly ...

Already a member?

Login to keep reading.


OR
© 2021 the limbic